Brooks Laich net worth: Canadian ice hockey player, who plays for the Washington Capitals of the NHL, Brooks Laich has a net worth of $25 million.
Born on June 23, 1983 as Evan Brooks Laich, he started playing minor hockey in his hometown Wawota, Saskatchewan during his young age while he also was the top scorer during the 1999-2000 season. The runner up for league MVP, Brooks Laich started playing junior hockey with Moose Jaw Warriors of the WHL during the 2000-01 season, and scored nine goals with 21 assists in 71 matches.
Laich was drafted by Ottawa Senators in sixth round of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft but was traded to Seattle Thunderbirds the same year. He spent his junior career with Thunderbirds and started an as offensive player while he was also named as the Most Dedicated player of the season for his side. With 41 goals and 53 assists in 2002-03 season, he was sixth in the overall WHL stats making it to the First All-Star Team in the league.
Laich started his professional hockey career with Binghampton Senators in 2004 in the AHL while he made his NHL debut with Senators against New Jersey Devils. He was traded to Washington Capitals in 2003 and also played for the Bears again, after Capital’s season was over. A notable athlete for the Capitals, he was a restricted free agent in 2008 after which he signed a deal for three years with the team. He then signed a six year contract in 2011 that included $27 million contract extension worth $4.5 million per season.
He has also represented his nation several times, having bagged silver at the 2003 World Junior Championship and is considered a team leader who plays in all situation. Best known for his power plays and penalty killing skills, he is a dedicated and hard working athlete in the field.
Talking about Laich’s personal life, this star started dating professional dancer and actress Julianne Hough in 2014 and the couple married in 2015. Currently, Brooks Laich’s net worth is estimated to be $25 million.
Quick facts about Brooks Laich
Full Name: 6 ft 2 in
Profession: Professional Hockey Player
Height: 6 ft 2 in
Weight: 199 lbs
Date of Birth: June 23, 1983
Place of Birth: Saskatchewan, Canada
Marital status: Married (Julianne Hough)
Astrological sign: Leo